NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- You had to dig deep yesterday for good news, no pun intended. For Hillenbrand (HI - Get Report), which is best known for its subsidiary Batesville, (formerly Batesville Casket Company), that good news came in the form of a solid fourth quarter earnings release, after the market closed.While revenue rose 9.6 % to $253.5 million, it was below the $255.6 million consensus estimate. The big news was on the earnings front, which came in at 50 cents a share, well ahead of the 42 cents a share consensus estimate. Shares moved slightly higher in post-market trading, but we'll see how Mr. Market interprets Hillenbrand's earnings news in today's trading.
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